Tag: bible

Making Sense of the Bible

Special Classes: Making Sense of the Bible

Day:  Thursdays, starting Sept. 12 through Oct. 17, 2019Time:  9:30 – 11:30 a.m.Location:  Room 222 | Manchester UMCLeader:  Prudy Bertolino Description:  As we read the Bible to learn more about God, Jesus and our faith journey, we often find portions that we have questions about…even wrestle with. We’re not alone.  Using Adam Hamilton’s book and video, Making Sense…
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Where To?

“Nothing comes from nothing; nothing ever could.” I’m sure Rodgers and Hammerstein were not trying to make a theological statement with this line from The Sound of Music, but it works. Especially when thinking about beginnings; the Bible is filled with beginnings. Of course, there’s the beginning, where everything in fact does come from nothing.…
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SPECIAL CLASSES: Bible Basics – Theological Timeline

OPTION 1     Dates:  Wednesdays, Nov. 6 to 13  (2 sessions)     Times:  9:15 to 10:15 a.m.     Location: Room 221 | Manchester United Methodist Church OPTION 2     Dates:  Wednesdays, Nov. 6 to 13  (2 sessions)     Times:  4:30 to 5:30 p.m.     Location: Room 106 | Manchester United Methodist…
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Adult Classes

At Manchester UMC, we offer a variety of classes where you can learn, grow and connect with other people. We divide our adult classes into three types: Core Classes, Special Classes and Disciple Bible Study. Core Classes Core Classes are offered several times throughout the year and are a great way to learn more about…
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DISCIPLE BIBLE STUDY: Disciple Three – Wednesday mornings

Day:   Wednesdays, Sept. 4 to Mid-May 2020 Time:  9:30 – 11:00 a.m. Location:  Room 222 | Manchester United Methodist Church Leader:   Sydney Jumper Description: This is a Women’s Bible study class, called The Tribe.  This 32-week study will focus on the major and minor Old Testament prophets, with the exception of Daniel, and the thirteen Letters…
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Small Groups

Youth Small Groups and Leadership Teams

Please click here to view the google calendar for up to date meeting dates and times Hospitality Team Who: 6-12 gradersWhere: Youth RoomTime: 6:00-7:00pm This team will meet every other week on Monday evenings, though the bulk of the work will be done outside of regular meeting times. Youth will design and implement a system…
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DISCIPLE BIBLE STUDY: Disciple Three Wed Evenings

Day:   Wednesdays, Sept. 4 to Mid-May 2020 Time:  6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Location:  Room 222 | Manchester United Methodist Church Leader:  Sydney Jumper Description:  All are welcome, and this group is called “Faithful Disciples”. This 32-week study will focus on the major and minor Old Testament prophets, with the exception of Daniel, and the thirteen Letters…
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DISCIPLE BIBLE STUDY: Disciple One

Date:   Sundays, Aug. 18 to mid-May 2020 Time:   4 – 6 p.m Location:  Room 222 | Manchester United Methodist Church Leader:   Jim Warsaw Description: This traditional 34-week study covers the major themes of discipleship from both the Old & New Testaments. By the time you’ve completed this study, you will have read more than 70% of the…
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DISCIPLE BIBLE STUDY: Disciple Two

Day:   Wednesdays, Sept. 11 to mid-May 2020 Time:  7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Location:  Room 223 | Manchester United Methodist Church Leader:  Wanda Oldani Description:  This 32-week study that offers a deeper examination of Genesis, Exodus, Luke and Acts, emphasizing the rhythm of coming to God and going for God. It explores all experiences of life as…
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LEARNING GROUP: Adult Singles

Day:  Sundays Time:  11 a.m. to Noon Location:  Room 309  | Manchester United Methodist Church Leader:   Ralph Burns Description:  This fun and dynamic group uses engaging Bible studies to grow our faith.  We are currently studying Who Is This Man? by John Ortberg.  On Sept. 29, we will begin the All-Church study, Defying Gravity. We welcome newcomers…
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Here and Now Lent 2019

LEARNING GROUP: Harvest Group

Day:   Every Sunday Time:  9 to 10:30 a.m. Location:  Room 223  | Manchester United Methodist Church Leader:  Shared by Group Description:  The Harvest Group gleans from what life has taught thus far, and plants seeds for a rich harvest in the next segment of our life journey. Join us as we discuss Fr. Richard Rohr’s videos on…
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LEARNING GROUP: Christian Fellowship

Dates:  Sundays, Aug. 25 to May 2020 Location:   Room 222 | Manchester UMC Leader:  Mary Beth Harper Description:  Join us as we discuss Susan Robb’s new book, Called. and we will learn how God calls us to a life that we could never imagine on our own. On Sept. 29, we will begin the All-Church study, Defying…
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Learning Groups

At Manchester UMC, we offer a variety of adult Learning Groups where you can connect with other people as you learn and grow in your faith together. Explore the below list to find a group that fits your interests and schedule. Let us know which group(s) you’d like to give a try and we’ll introduce…
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Special Classes

We offer a variety of timely and intriguing special classes throughout the year that appeal to a wide variety of audiences, as well as different days and times.  Take advantage of our engaging and relevant classes and be sure to check this website frequently for more upcoming special classes to help you learn and grow. …
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